2019 is the year we wish the World Wide Web a very happy 30th Birthday. Find me a person who does not agree that that World Wide Web is not one of humankind’s greatest achievements, and I’ll call them a liar. The web is the place where you can watch endless videos of cats in…Continue reading How the World Wide Web has changed Women’s lives for the better
I’d always been deeply suspicious of the beauty industry. To me, skincare brands were dealers of snake oil, fleecing us women of our cash with empty promises. I knew I had to take SOME care of my skin; SPF will protect my Snow White Tan from burning. A quality moisturiser will stop me from drying…Continue reading Technology & Beauty: How to decode your skincare routine using the programming skills you didn’t know you had
Mums and technology are not positively associated. I wish that wasn’t true, but sadly it seems to be. Mums are perceived as loving, caring and cuddly. Meanwhile, technology is cold, robotic and impersonal. These labels are not exactly complimentary. That’s the trouble with labels. Immediately, we conjure up our own image of what something or…Continue reading Mums & Technology: How Negative Stereotypes Are Holding Us Back
Most of us are attached to some form of technology at least once a day, every single day. Us women are absolutely MASSIVE consumers of technology and yet hardly any of us know how it is made. Our gadgets are like well-loved family members. All that’s missing is the intimate knowledge. We barely give much…Continue reading Not Just A Mother Coder – Why you should learn to code too.
Knowledge is power. And us women could definitely do with a whole lot more of it when it comes to the tech industry. Some of this information came as a huge surprise to me, some of it was far from a revelation. All of it is worth knowing. 1. The World’s First Computer Program Was…Continue reading Women In Technology – 4 Things You Need To Know